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1997 Ford Escort Question: 1997 ford escort ghia my drivers seat has a control lever that tilts the seat

 

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escortghia, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Tacoma, WA, December 26, 2013, 03:49
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The seat is now locked in the tilt position, how can I release it, also some electric cables run up to the seat base and to a control , I don' know what this is

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    Greg's Orange Auto (12960 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper December 26, 2013, 05:38
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    poss broken latch relesae,pull side cover and insp

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    escortghia, December 26, 2013, 06:06
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    Hi, the latch and pull cable works ok, but the upper tooth cam is not responding when the lever is pulled

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    globalhelper, December 26, 2013, 06:44
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    iv seen these that the weld breaks and they need to be welded or repl.i think thats what you are talking about

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